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Urban and country buses from around Australia

2015 Melbourne rail and tram industrial action

10 September 2015

In 2015 the Rail, Tram and Bus Union has launched industrial action against both Metro Trains and Yarra Trams, following the breakdown in negotiations around their new Enterprise Bargaining Agreement.

AAT Kings

AAT Kings is an Australian coach tour operator.

Adelaide bus infrastructure

3 October 2019

All kinds of bus infrastructure from Adelaide - bus stops and interchanges

Adelaide buses

4 October 2019

All of the route bus services in Adelaide are operated under the Adelaide Metro name and livery, but are contracted out to a number of private companies. As of 2011 a new red front livery is replacing the previous yellow fronted version.

Adelaide's O-Bahn Busway

2 October 2019

The weirdest mode of public transport in Adelaide is the O-Bahn - a concrete guideway that lets buses run at 100 km/h, and the driver don't need to steer.

Adelaide's O-Bahn Busway recovery truck

1 December 2011

With the O-Bahn Busway in Adelaide they need a special double ended tow truck to rescue buses stranded on the concrete guideway. It also seems to be used to move normal buses.

Airport buses of Victoria

6 June 2020

Several airport bus services connect the suburbs and regional centres to both Melbourne and Avalon Airports.

Avalon Airshow 2011 buses

6 March 2011

Shuttle buses operate between Lara station and Avalon Airport to transport patrons to the Avalon Airshow. This year Kastoria, Sita and Mitchell Transit supplied the buses.

Avass electric bus

13 September 2018

Avass is a company based out of Avalon Airport that manufactures electric buses.

Bacchus Marsh Coaches

21 November 2021

Bacchus Marsh Coaches runs town bus services in the township of Bacchus Marsh.

Ballarat buses

12 March 2022

Buses in Ballarat are operated by CDC Ballarat, formerly Davis Bus Lines, part of CDC Victoria.

Bayside Coaches

15 November 2021

Bayside Coaches operates a fleet of charter coaches around Melbourne.

Bell to Moreland level crossing removal replacement buses

24 October 2020

During late 2020 the Upfield line was closed north of Anstey station, buses replaing trains while the level crossings at Bell Street, Munro Street and Reynard Street in Coburg, and Moreland Road in Brunswick are being removed by raising the tracks, along with new elevated stations at Coburg and Moreland.

Benders Busways

10 April 2012

Benders Busways once operated public transport bus routes in Geelong, as well as school bus and charter services. It was rebranded as CDC Geelong in 2014 after Kefford Corporation was sold to ComfortDelGro Cabcharge (CDC).

Bendigo buses

26 June 2021

Buses in Bendigo are operated by Christians Bus Co, McIvor Transit, and Whitmore Group.

Blackburn Road level crossing removal replacement buses

26 January 2017

Buses replaced Belgrave and Lilydale line trains throughout 2016 and 2017, to allow work to be completed on the Blackburn Road level crossing removal project. Trains terminated at Blackburn platform 2, with a temporary bridge delivering passengers to the replacement buses.

Brisbane buses and busways

13 April 2015

Buses from Brisbane and South East Queensland

Broadmeadows Bus Service

1 March 2022

Broadmeadows Bus Service operates buses in Melbourne's northern suburbs

Burnley resignalling rail replacement buses

1 December 2017

During 2017 buses replaced Burnley Group trains between Parliament and Camberwell, and Richmond and Darling stations due to signalling works at Burnley, as part of the Richmond to Camberwell Signalling Upgrade Project.

Bus bits and pieces

1 April 2022

More bus related bits and pieces

Bus depots of Melbourne

15 May 2022

A look at bus depots from Melbourne and beyond

Bus stops and infrastructure in Victoria

9 May 2022

All kinds of bus infrastructure - bus stops and interchanges

Buses in the snow

9 May 2011

Buses operating in Australia's snow fields

Cairns buses

25 August 2014

Buses in and around the Queensland city of Cairns.


4 January 2022

Carbridge operates airside and landside bus services at Melbourne Airport.

Caulfield-Dandenong rail replacement buses

25 August 2018

Buses have replaced trains on the Pakenham and Cranbourne lines from 2016 and 2018 while work on the Caulfield - Dandenong level crossing removal project was completed.

CDC Geelong

7 May 2022

CDC Geelong operates public transport bus routes in Geelong, as well as school bus and charter services. It was known as Benders Busways until 2014.

CDC Melbourne

21 May 2022

CDC Melbourne is the brand name for buses operated by CDC Victoria out of their Oakleigh, Sunshine, Truganina and Tullamarine depots.

Chadstone tourist shuttle bus

17 February 2020

Chadstone Shopping Centre operates a free tourist shuttle bus from Federation Square, making it easy for cashed up visitors to empty their wallets, while avoiding the need to understand the mess of connecting buses operated by PTV.

Christian's Bus Company

29 April 2022

Christian's Bus Company is a tour and coach operator in Victoria.

Christian's Bus Company Colac

22 April 2022

Christian's Bus Company is a school and charter operator with a depot in Colac, who also operates three town bus routes in Colac on behalf of Public Transport Victoria.

Christian's Bus Company Warrnambool

22 April 2022

Christian's Bus Company is a school and charter operator with a depot in Warrnambool

City Sightseeing Melbourne

26 April 2022

City Sightseeing Melbourne commenced running a hop-on hop off tourist bus service around the Melbourne CBD in 2013

Coach Tours of Australia

Coach Tours of Australia is a school and charter coach brand of Donric Group with depots in Sunbury, Kyneton, Woodend, Romsey, Gisborne and Bendigo

Cobb & Co Coaches

Cobb & Co Coaches is a charter coach brand of Dysons Group.

Cole's Coaches

Cole's Coaches is a school and charter coach operator that operates out of Geelong, Colac and Warrnambool.

Cranbourne Transit

25 February 2022

Cranbourne Transit operates bus services in Melbourne;'s outer south-eastern suburbs

Crown Coaches

20 January 2022

Crown Coaches operates school and charter coach services in Melbourne.

Dee Decker Tours

26 April 2022

Dee Decker Tours runs party buses in Melbourne using a fleet of single and double deck buses.

Donric Group

27 March 2022

Donric Group is the parent company of Sunbury Bus Service, and has recently acquired a dedicated rail replacement bus fleet.

Driver Bus Lines

9 June 2012

Driver Bus Lines once operated five bus routes in Melbourne's east, until they were sold to CDC Melbourne in July 2013.

Dysons Bus Services

25 April 2022

Dysons Bus Services operates 31 bus routes in Melbourne northern suburbs.

Dysons Bus Services, Kyneton

Dysons Bus Services operates school and charter services from their depot in Kyneton, as well as a number of route services on behalf of Public Transport Victoria.

East West Bus Company

2 May 2018

East West Bus Company is a joint venture between Dyson Group and Reservoir Bus Company that operates three bus routes in Melbourne's north-east.


3 December 2014

Eastrans was a brand used by Kefford Corporation for bus routes in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, based out of their Oakleigh depot. In October 2014 it was rebranded as CDC Melbourne.

Essendon rail replacement buses

7 September 2018

Buses replaced Craigieburn line trains throughout 2018, to allow work to be completed on the Buckley Street level crossing removal project. Trains terminated at Essendon station, connecting with buses towards the city.

Evergreen Coaches

1 January 2022

Evergreen Coaches operates a fleet of charter coaches around Melbourne.

Firefly Express

7 April 2022

Firefly Express is an interstate coach operator, who also operates V/Line coach serivces in Western Victoria, and charter services in Melbourne.

Furlong Main rail replacement buses

11 March 2017

Buses replaced Sunbury line trains from 2015 to 2017 to allow work to be completed on the Furlong Main level crossing removal project, with trains terminating at Sunshine.

Geelong buses

24 January 2021

CDC Geelong (formerly Benders Busways) and McHarry's Buslines operate the bus services in Geelong, Victoria

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